About USF - SIBS
USF Health - College of Public Health - Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Biostatistical Faculty

·        Yiliang Zhu, PhD and Professor; SIBS director, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Department of Internal Medicine, University of South Florida.

·        Getachew A. Dagne, PhD and Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, USF.

·        Yangxin Huang, PhD and Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology and of Biostatistics, USF.

·        Michael J. Schell, PhD and Professor; Biostatistics Division Chief at Moffitt Cancer Center.

·       Yougui Wu, PhD and Assistant Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, USF; Director of Data and Biostatistics Core, Florida Alzheimer Disease Research Center


Clinical Faculty

·       Roy W. Beck, MD, PhD, Professor, Executive Drector, Jaeb Center for Health Research.

·       Paul Leaverton, PhD, Professor Emeritus, and former Chairman, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, USF.

·       Benjamin Djulbegovic, MD, PhD and Professor of Oncology and Medicine at H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute and USF.  

·       Kevin E. Kip, PhD and Associate Professor and Executive Director of Research Center, College of Nursing, USF.

·      John F. Toney, MD and Professor, Internal Medicine, USF; Director of Healthcare Epidemiology, James A. Haley VA Hospital, Tampa, Florida.


Field Supervisors

 ·      Craig Kollman, PhD and Director of Biostatistics at Jaeb Center for Health Research .


USF College of Public Health is the parent organization for the Summer Institute for Training in Biostatistics (SIBS). The department home for SIBS is Epidemiology and Biostatistics.